Iceland Geothermal side event 26. April in Reykjavik University

Iceland Geothermal side event 26. April: Benefits of Geothermal Utilization & Globalizing of The Geothermal Value Chain

Iceland Geothermal in partnership with the French Geothermal Cluster are hosting an open event at Reykjavik University to discuss benefits of geothermal utilization & globalizing of the geothermal value chain.

Agenda

26. April, 09:00 - 12:30
Location: Reykjavík University
Moderator: Ms. Harpa Pétursdóttir, Associate at BBA Legal


SECTION 1 – BASIC CONCEPT AND NATURE OF RESOURCE

  • Opening statement – Mr. Philippe O´Quin, French Ambassador.
  • Looking back: Historical overview – Ms. Helga Barðadóttir, Senior Expert, Ministry of Industries and Innovation. 
  • District heating in Iceland – Ms. Hildigunnur H. Thorsteinsson, Managing Director Research and Development, Reykjavik Energy. 
  • Electricité de Strasbourg – Dr. Albert Genter ES-Géothermie & Alexis Trebaol. 
  • Short Coffee Break

SECTION 2 - GLOBALIZATION OF THE GEOTHERMAL VALUE CHAIN

  • Geothermal Transparency Project (GTP) – Mr. Baldvin Björn Haraldsson, Supreme Court Attorney, BBA Legal. 
  • The Global Perspective – Mr. Þorleifur Finnsson, Head of Project Development, Reykjavik Geothermal. 

SECTION 3 – BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR FRANCE AND ICELANDIC COMPANIES

  • GEODEEP and Iceland Geothermal Business Opportunities – Mr. Sylvain Brogle, Directeur de Développement Commerce International, Clemessy. 
  • Importance of cooperation – Mr. Sveinn I. Ólafsson, Iceland Geothermal Development board & CEO of VERKÍS Consulting Engineers.
  • Q&A – Ms. Harpa Pétursdóttir, Associate at BBA Legal.

SECTION 4 – CLOSING

  • Opportunities in training and education – Ms. Halla Hrund Logadóttir, Director at Iceland School of Energy at Reykjavik University.

Closing remarks - Mr. Christian Boissavy, President of AFPG and board member of the European Geothermal Energy Council. 

More info on Facebook: 
https://www.facebook.com/Iceland-Geothermal-Cluster-150441118309402/

Registration - Click here